Tip: Practice with intention. Identify resources available to you and bookmark them, so you can easily access resources and information. Whether it is the relevant law, policy guidance, or other resources that will help you stay up to date, know that there are resources that can help. Watch this video to learn more on this tip.
Related CILA Resource: “Helpful Resources in Representing Unaccompanied Children”
CILA staff came together to offer seven bite-sized tips for new practitioners. Whether you are new to immigration law or working on a pro bono case, CILA hopes this resource provides some insight and practical guidance to assist you as you work with a child or youth in an immigration case. Read the short tip summaries, watch the accompanying short videos (about three to eight minutes each) providing more information, and read or watch the related CILA resource to learn more.